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Placing the gods : sanctuaries and sacred space in ancient Greece /

Other Authors: Alcock, Susan E., (ed.), Osborne, Robin, 1957- (ed.)
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Oxford : New York : Clarendon Press ; Oxford University Press, 1994.
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Mediation, Competition, and Sovereignty: The Evolution of Rural Sanctuaries in Geometric Greece / Francois De Polignac
  • 2. After the 'Big Bang' - What? or Minoan Symbols and Shrines beyond Palatial Collapse / Alan Peatfield
  • 3. The Spatial Configuration of Belief: The Archaeology of Mycenaean Religion / James C. Wright
  • 4. Placing the Past: the Bronze Age in the Cultic Topography of Early Greece / Carla M. Antonaccio
  • 5. The Evolution of a Sacral 'Landscape': Isthmia, Perachora, and the Early Corinthian State / Catherine Morgan
  • 6. Archaeology, the Salaminioi, and the Politics of Sacred Space in Archaic Attica / Robin Osborne
  • 7. Sanctuaries in the Chora of Metaponto / Joseph Coleman Carter
  • 8. Demeter in the Ancient Greek City and its Countryside / Susan Guettel Cole
  • 9. The Distribution of Sanctuaries in Civic Space in Arkadia / Madeleine Jost
  • 10. Trees in the Landscape of Pausanias' Periegesis / Darice Birge.